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Synonyms for reinforcement
ˌri ɪnˈfɔrs mənt, -ˈfoʊrs-

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  1. support, reinforcement, reenforcement(noun)

    a military operation (often involving new supplies of men and materiel) to strengthen a military force or aid in the performance of its mission

    "they called for artillery support"

    support, backup, supporting, backing, funding, financial support, keep, accompaniment, reenforcement, reinforcing stimulus, bread and butter, reinforcer, musical accompaniment, reward, sustenance, strengthener, living, financial backing, documentation, livelihood

  2. reinforcement, reenforcement(noun)

    information that makes more forcible or convincing

    "his gestures provided eloquent reinforcement for his complaints"

    reinforcing stimulus, reenforcement, strengthener, reinforcer, support, reward

  3. reinforcing stimulus, reinforcer, reinforcement(noun)

    (psychology) a stimulus that strengthens or weakens the behavior that produced it

    reinforcing stimulus, reenforcement, strengthener, reinforcer, support, reward

  4. strengthener, reinforcement(noun)

    a device designed to provide additional strength

    "the cardboard backing was just a strengthener"; "he used gummed reinforcements to hold the page in his notebook"

    reinforcing stimulus, reenforcement, strengthener, reinforcer, support, reward

  5. reward, reinforcement(noun)

    an act performed to strengthen approved behavior

    wages, payoff, reenforcement, advantage, support, reward, reinforcer, strengthener, reinforcing stimulus

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  1. Carrie Severino:

    When Thomas took the bench, Justice Scalia felt like he was the first line of reinforcement after years of fighting alone in the trenches to defend the original understanding of the Constitution, neither Justice Samuel Alito, nor Chief Justice John Roberts have the same level of commitment to the theory.

  2. Oumar Diakite:

    The Islamists were on motorbikes and some were on foot. They killed seven soldiers before they were chased out of the town around 11 by a reinforcement of the army.

  3. Hamdullah Danishi:

    Afghan security forces got control of Kunduz city from Taliban overnight after heavy fighting, after we got reinforcement and started a massive operation inside Kunduz city Taliban could not resist and escaped. ... We will give a full report soon.

  4. Jim Hagedorn:

    I have made very clear : I am running to be a conservative reinforcement in the Republican House and to partner with President President Donald Trump and like-minded colleagues.

  5. Angela Manuel-Davis:

    When we are physically challenged, we are being emotionally cracked open at the same time, at those times, love, encouragement, reinforcement, and inspiration can be poured in.

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